Cardiovascular Ultrasound Event

Cardiovascular Summer School

Join us for the Cardiovascular Summer School

Tom Reilly Building and CETL Building view map & directions

9am start

Students, researchers and academics within sport and exercise science will gain knowledge and practical skills related to cardiac screening and vascular ultrasound by taking part in the summer school.

You can find out specific details about the courses below.

Accommodation: For information about accommodation in Liverpool please see VisitLiverpool.com.

Course details

Vascular ultrasound imaging

This summer school is aimed at students, researchers and academics wishing to develop ultrasound skills. The knowledge and practical skills gained on this intensive course will initiate the use of ultrasound applications in Sport and Exercise Science research studies.

Dates: Thursday 28 and Friday 29 June 2018

Participants: Limited to 25 per course

Fee: £350

Programme outline:

  • B-mode and duplex settings
  • Obtaining conduit artery images
  • FMD and IMT interactive demo
  • FMD/IMT/blood flow

Organising committee: Professors Helen Jones, Daniel Green, Dick Thijssen

If you require further information please contact Dr Helen Jones.

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Cardiac athlete screening

This is a ‘hands-on’ practical course aimed at developing the skills for undertaking cardiac pre-participation screening of an athlete. The sessions will provide theory and practice related to the causes of sudden death in an athlete and how to differentiate an athletes heart from inherited cardiac disease.

Dates: Thursday 28 and Friday 29 June 2018

Participants: limited to 25 per course

Fee: £350

What you'll learn:

  • Pre participation screening
  • ECG placement
  • ECG Interpretation
  • 2D, M-Mode and Doppler Echocardiography

Organising committee: Dr David Oxborough, Professors Keith George, Professor John Somauroo and Helen Jones

If you require further information please contact Dr Helen Jones.

Book online